Richard Schifeling

Richard W. Schifeling

Richard W. Schifeling MD

UBMD Internal Medicine


Internal Medicine

Accepting new patients


Internal Medicine

Physician Gender:


Hospital Locations (for inpatients only):

  • Buffalo General Medical Center

Insurance Accepted:

  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare
  • Better Health Plan, Inc. (HMO)
  • Blue Cross & Blue Shield of WNY Inc
  • CIGNA HealthCare
  • Community Blue (HMO)
  • Community Blue Advantage
  • Empire
  • Fidelis
  • GHI
  • Independent Health Association (HMO)
  • Magnacare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • NYS Medicaid
  • Todays Options
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Health Care (HMO)
  • WellCare
  • YourCare

Board Certifications:

  • Board Certification, Internal Medicine

Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Michigan State University (1992)
  • Residency, SUNY Downstate Medical Center (1984)
  • MD, Rush University School of Medicine (1981)

Awards and Honors:

  • Gold Humanism Society (2017)
  • Steven Noyes M. D. Memorial Hospital Housestaff Award (2009)
  • Siegel Award for Excellence in Teaching (2009)
  • Western New York Society of Health-System Pharmacists Practitioner Award (2008)
  • American College of Physicians - Buffalo District President (2008)
  • White Coat Award: Department of Medicine Housestaff Award for Excellence (2004)
  • American College of Physicians - Fellow (2002)
  • Kaleida Health Golden Stethoscope Award (2000)
  • F. Carter Pannill Award: Department of Medicine Excellence (1992)

Research Profile:

This UBMD physician is also a member of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo, teaching the next generation of doctors and researching to advance care in WNY and beyond. Learn more about this physician’s research and teaching activities, as well as view credentials, publications, professional involvement and more below.

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